Invasion of privacy...you nano believe it!

Invasion of privacy...you nano believe it!

Wild Card's progress: fully-fledged

This Wild Card came from: 
European Commission Framework Programme for RTD

The theme/scheme related to this Wild Card: 
Theme 4 - Nanosciences, nanotechnologies, materials & new production technologies

The sub-theme that best relates to this Wild Card: 
Exploitation of the convergence of technologies

Likelihood timeframe and scenario features : 
now-2050

Wild Card's description 
Nanonsensors are able to track what people do and say and the media and civil rights groups brand this an infringement on civil liberty. The public take notice and stakeholders decide that nano-surveillance is a gross invasion of privacy leading to uprising against the acceptance of a nano future